Cambridge Writers' Workshop Summer Writing Retreat

Posted 4.10.12

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Picardy,
Event Date: 
August 7, 2014
Application Deadline: 
May 15, 2014

The 2014 Cambridge Writers’ Workshop Summer Yoga & Writing Retreat will be held from August 7 to August 20 at the Château de Verderonne in Picardy, France, located approximately 50 miles north of Paris. The conference features workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as craft seminars, art classes, time to write, and daily yoga and meditation classes. Optional excursions to Paris and Chantilly are also available to participants. The faculty includes poets Rita Banerjee and Diana Norma Szokolyai. The cost of the conference is $3,200, which includes tuition, lodging, meals, and transportation to and from the airport. Submit 5 to 10 pages of poetry, fiction, or creative nonfiction and a cover letter with a $5 application fee by May 15. Visit the website for an application and complete guidelines.

Contact Information: 

Cambridge Writers’ Workshop Summer Retreat, 922 Kings Highway, Brooklyn, NY 11223. Rita Banerjee, Codirector.